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Highlight of this week's activities

28 April - 4 May 2014

28 APRIL 2014
The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Md. Amir Hossain, Minister of Industries of Bangladesh.

The new Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Swaziland, H.E. Ms. Njabuliso Busisiwe Gwebu, presented her credentials to the Acting Director-General, who welcomed her as her country’s representative to the United Nations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General gave an interview to Mr. Simon Petite, from the newspaper Le Temps.

The Acting Director-General participated in staff volunteerism day at UNOG.

The Acting Director-General met with Ms. Selina Jackson, Special Representative of the World Bank to the United Nations and World Trade Organization in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. François Longchamp, President of the State Council of the Republic and Canton of Geneva, Ms. Anja Wyden Guelpa, Chancellor of the State, Mr. Olivier Coutau, Delegate for International Geneva, and H.E. Mr. Alexandre Fasel, Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General hosted a reception on the occasion of the opening of the plenary session of the United Nations Dispute Tribunal (UNDT) in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General participated in a reception hosted by H.E. Omar Hilale, Permanent Representative of Morocco, on the occasion of the exhibition “Here Africa”.
29 APRIL 2014
The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. José Luis Monteiro, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Cabo Verde to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva and H.E. Mr. Pedro Nuno Bártolo, Permanent Representative of Portugal to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Lenin Voltaire Moreno Garcés, the new Special Envoy of the Secretary-General on Disability and Accessibility.

The Acting Director-General attended a reception on the occasion of the celebration of the birthday of His Majesty King Willem-Alexander hosted by H.E. Mr. Roderick van Schreven, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General attended a reception on the occasion of the Freedom Day of the Republic of South Africa hosted by H.E. Mr. Abdul Samad Minty, Permanent Representative of South Africa to the United Nations Office at Geneva and other international organizations in Switzerland.
30 APRIL 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Bekele Geleta, Secretary-General of the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC).

The Acting Director-General participated in a concert of the “Los Baños Choral Ensemble” from the University of the Philippines.

The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Alpha Condé, President of the Republic of Guinea.

In his capacity as Acting Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), the Acting Director-General participated in the sixty-eighth meeting of its Executive Committee.

The Acting Director-General opened a concert by the United Nations Music Club and the Evaristo Perez Quintet, organized by the Permanent Mission of the United States of America to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
1 MAY 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Mrs. Janet Voûte, Vice President, Global Head of Public Affairs, Nestlé.

The Acting Director-General met with Dr. Seth Berkley, Chief Executive Officer, GAVI Alliance.

The Acting Director-General attended a luncheon hosted by H.E. Mr. Mehmet Ferden Çarikçi, Permanent Representative of Turkey to the United Nations Office at Geneva and other international organizations in Switzerland.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Jan Dusík, Director and Regional Representative of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Adam Bouloukos, Director European Partnerships of the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS).
2 MAY 2014
The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Luis Gallegos Chiriboga, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Ecuador to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General met with Ms. Margareta Wahlström, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR).

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Brunot Donat, Chief, United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS), Office of Rule of Law and Security Institutions, Department of Peacekeeping Operations

The Acting Director-General chaired a UNOG Executive Briefing with Ms. Amina J. Mohammed, the Special Adviser of the Secretary-General on Post-2015 Development Planning.



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